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Blog Post #1 COMM11110: How public relations abolished British slave trading

One of the earliest public relations campaigns was founded upon the goal of abolishing the slave trade conducted in the British Empire.  In May of 1787, a group known as the Society for the Abolition of the Slave Trade formed, and subsequently spearheaded the 20 year campaign to abolish slave trading by Britain (Oldfield 2011, p. 340 more words

Public Relations

When an obnoxious boss (Candice) decides to move to L.A. for some “personal time” (really, she’s just expanding her clientele), she drags her assistant (Genevieve) with her (“I own you till I fire you!”) Candice moves into her rich sister-in-law’s guest house and makes it her own, literally. 120 more words

Cute Lesbian Short Films

Writing Samples

Employee_Appreciation_Program

The employee appreciation program was created for a team of employees, who expressed that they needed to feel appreciated in their workplace.

We assessed the needs of the group through a “language of appreciation quiz”, to better understand what motivates them and created a suitable program tailored to their needs. 208 more words

Content Development

Missing the signs

When you’re in the hospitality business, you want to take every opportunity to promote yourself. Right?

Why then, this strange trend for new hospitality businesses to erect signs on their construction sites which don’t tell us anything at all? 482 more words

Social Media

Level playing field

The definition of social media is “forms of electronic communication through which users create online communities to share information, ideas, personal messages, and other content” (Webster, 2014).  739 more words

Public Relations

Pay Your Dues & Mind Your Place, Millennials

I don’t consider myself an egotistical person. We’re all egotistical, but I mean in that way some people think they’re a god and expect others to bow down to their superior talents. 377 more words

Job/Career

BGJ Challenges

It’s getting down to the wire at school these days, which probably explains my erratic posting, and for that I apologize. I remember the New Year’s Resolution I made and I am trying to stick with it. 459 more words

School